The Day of the Jackal

Description

One of the most celebrated thrillers ever written, The Day of the Jackal is the electrifying story of the struggle to catch a killer before it's too late. It is 1963 and an anonymous Englishman has been hired by the Operations Chief of the O.A.S. to murder General de Galle. A failed attempt in the previous year means the target will be nearly impossible to get to. But this latest plot involves a lethal weapon: an assassin of legendary talent. Known only as The Jackal this remorseless and deadly killer must be stopped, but how do you track a man who exists in name alone? The Day of the Jackal made Frederick Forsyth a world-famous writer overnight and changed the modern thriller. Its appeal is simple - it's just one of the most exciting books ever written.

Details

Author(s)
Frederick Forsyth
Format
Paperback | 416 pages
Dimensions
110 x 178 x 25mm | 220g
Publication date
09 Sep 1995
Publisher
Cornerstone
Imprint
ARROW BOOKS LTD
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
009955271X
ISBN13
9780099552710
Bestsellers rank
90,907